Table 6

Prevalence of tobacco use for adults ≥15 years of age by sex, China Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2018

Overall (%)Men (%)Women (%)
Tobacco smokers
 Current tobacco smokers26.650.52.1
 Daily tobacco smokers23.244.41.6
Secondhand smoke
 Adults exposed to tobacco smoke at the workplace*50.960.539.6
 Adults exposed to tobacco smoke at home†44.951.737.9
  • *Among those who work outside of the home who usually work indoors or both indoors and outdoors.

  • †Smoking occurs in the home at least monthly.